Pair of French Empire Gilt Bronze Figural Candelabra circa 1810
An exceptional pair of French Empire gilt bronze figural four light candelabra featuring Mars, the Roman god of war, and Minerva, the Roman goddess of wisdom and strategy in war, each on a rectangular plinth decorated with trophies of war, including shields, swords, and axes highlighted with oak leaves and acorns, along with a wreath of laurel branches - all symbols of triumph and victory in combat. The candelabra stems are each decorated with stylized scrolled leaves.
The pair is in very good condition, with minimal imperfections, and some minor surface wear and looseness on a few of the arms. A truly beautiful pair of candelabra, circa 1810. Dimensions: Each measure 21 h x 8 w x 6 d. The item "Pair of French Empire Gilt Bronze Figural Candelabra circa 1810" is in sale since Thursday, June 4, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural & Garden\Chandeliers, Sconces & Lighting Fixtures". The seller is "nhantiquecoop" and is located in Milford, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States, Philippines, Cayman islands.
- Material: Bronze
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Type: Candelabra
- Color: Gilt